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Sagalassos fountain (Turkey, ca. 160-180 AD). Located roughly 110 km north of Antalya, the ruins of the city extend  2.5 km from west to east and 1.5 km from north to south. The excavations at Sagalassos are now among the largest archaeological projects in the Mediterranean. Sagalassos was a prosperous city for over 1000 years, from early Hellenistic times until it was struck by a devastating earthquake in the 7th century AD when the city was abandoned.

Sagalassos fountain (Turkey, ca. 160-180 AD). Located roughly 110 km north of Antalya, the ruins of the city extend 2.5 km from west to east and 1.5 km from north to south. The excavations at Sagalassos are now among the largest archaeological projects in the Mediterranean. Sagalassos was a prosperous city for over 1000 years, from early Hellenistic times until it was struck by a devastating earthquake in the 7th century AD when the city was abandoned.

Temple of Apollo - Side, Antalya, Turkey. Went here in 2010 and i was not really impressed you get hassled to much walking the streets.

Temple of Apollo - Side, Antalya, Turkey. Went here in 2010 and i was not really impressed you get hassled to much walking the streets.

Turkey - Ephesus - The enormous archaeological site of Ephesus is one of the most significant ancient sites in the world, and its Temple of Artemis= is one of the original Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. The site, which predates Christ, was in 133BC the second most important Roman city after Rome. Today, you can wander through streets, take in the famous Temple of Artemis, look at the Basilica of St John, where St John the apostle is said to be buried and soak up the atmosphere

Turkey - Ephesus - The enormous archaeological site of Ephesus is one of the most significant ancient sites in the world, and its Temple of Artemis= is one of the original Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. The site, which predates Christ, was in 133BC the second most important Roman city after Rome. Today, you can wander through streets, take in the famous Temple of Artemis, look at the Basilica of St John, where St John the apostle is said to be buried and soak up the atmosphere

Letoon, Antalya. Underwater ruins of Leto's .

Letoon, Antalya. Underwater ruins of Leto's .

The ancient city of Perge-Antalya/Türkiye  Perge is one of the oldest cities of the Pamphylia Region, whose name means “Land of All Tribes”.

The ancient city of Perge-Antalya/Türkiye Perge is one of the oldest cities of the Pamphylia Region, whose name means “Land of All Tribes”.

Map of Ottoman Empire in 1914

Map of Ottoman Empire in 1914

What to Do in Antalya,

What to Do in Antalya Turkey -

What to Do in Antalya,

ThreeDoors Antalya/TURKEY

ThreeDoors Antalya/TURKEY

Ephesus, Turkey

Ephesus, Turkey

https://flic.kr/p/bwxuUF | Temple Ruins | Athena Temple, Side, Antalya Province, Turkey

https://flic.kr/p/bwxuUF | Temple Ruins | Athena Temple, Side, Antalya Province, Turkey

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